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Dr. Carolyn Golden



Walden University: Doctor of Philosophy – Applied Management and Decision Sciences, Information Systems Management Specialization

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University: MS – Computer Science and Applications

Norfolk State University: BS – Mathematics Education



Carolyn Golden is the chair of the Computer Science department and Associate Professor of Computer Science at Huston-Tillotson University (HT) in Austin, Texas. She holds a Ph.D. in Applied Management and Decision Sciences with a specialization in Information Systems Management. She has been teaching at HT for 10 years. She has also held adjunct teaching positions at Park University and Austin Community College.

Golden’s computer science career started at IBM where she was a Systems Programmer/Systems Analyst for over 30 years. While at IBM, she was responsible for developing Market-Driven Quality Reports for Managers about programmer productivity based on the following criteria: lines of code written, lines of code that contained bugs, lines of code that contained program fixes (PTMS or APARS), and the number of bugs per program fix. She has worked as a team leader and a project manager at IBM and FIC Insurance Company.

At HT, Golden is the faculty advisor of the Beta Kappa Chi (BKX) Scientific Honor Society. The society’s main goal is to encourage scientific research among undergraduate students.


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Role: Associate Professor of Computer Science
Phone: 512.505.3106
Office: A-L 103B